Stories Tagged 'Pashupatinath temple'
After widespread criticism from conservationists, activists and locals, the Pashupati Area Development Trust has removed the concrete fill from the 12 pits that were dug for the reconstruction of the earthquake-damaged Vishwarup temple.full story »
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued an interim order directing the government to stop the construction works on the premises of Pashupatinath Temple against the law and standard practice.full story »
The Elderly Society of Nepal (ESN) and the National Federation of Disabled (NFD) have welcomed Pashupati Area Development Trust’s (PADT) free transport service for the elderly, disabled and pregnant women up to the main entrance of the Pashupatinath temple.full story »
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli and his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi jointly inaugurated a 398-bed Dharmasala on the premises of Pasthupatinath Temple in Kathmandu on Friday.full story »
The premises of the Pashupatinath Temple had never been as enchanting as it was that day. Flower sellers had already spread their stalls with offerings and oblations that were been neatly packed into traditional leaf plates. They were constantly inviting each visitor to take one before heading into the temple. The ringing of bells, chanting of devotees and bustle of the market, all filled the morning with a palpably religious feeling. Amid these vibrant scenes, a guide was leading a group of tourists towards the banks of the Bagmati River. His sun-tanned face had sharp, peircing eyes. His firm gait and gestures seemed assured, as he addressed his guests in the most polite of tones.full story »
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a two-day state visit to Nepal, offered a special worship at Pashupatinath Temple in the Capital on Saturday. He spent around 30 minutes in the temple.full story »